Roosevelt County, New Mexico

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'''1903--'''Roosevelt County was created 28 February 1903 from Chaves and Guadalupe Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Portales <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1903--'''Roosevelt County was created 28 February 1903 from [[Chaves_County,_New_Mexico|Chaves]] and [[Guadalupe_County,_New_Mexico|Guadalupe]] Counties.
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*'''County seat:''' Portales <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 02:34, 12 December 2008

United States > New Mexico > Roosevelt County
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Contents

County Courthouse

The county seat is Portales.

History

  • Named for Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States

Parent County

  • 1903--Roosevelt County was created 28 February 1903 from Chaves and Guadalupe Counties.
  • County seat: Portales [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).